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Staffing: Understanding a surgery center’s biggest expense

Achieving higher surgery center valuation, financial performance through operations benchmarking $31.37 per hour. That’s the average total cost of employing a healthcare worker today in the United States, an amount that includes everything from wages and health insurance—which only make up about two-thirds of the overall costs—to taxes, vacation time…

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Current State of the ASC Market

Written by Matthew Searles Merritt Healthcare Advisors www.merrittadvisory.com By any objective measure, the ambulatory surgery center (“ASC”) market has experienced increased activity in the last several years.  The increase in activity, and competition for strong acquisition candidates, is driven by general macroeconomic trends supporting and encouraging high quality care at…

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How do your operating expenses match up?

Achieving higher outpatient surgery center valuation and financial performance through benchmarking For physicians considering selling their ASC, even if it’s only a distant consideration, analyzing and optimizing expenses is an important step in achieving the highest sale price for your business and improving near-term financial performance. This process starts with…

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